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Senior Accountant

Company: STG Logistics, Inc.
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Job Description:

At STG Logistics, we offer value-added container freight, logistics, and transportation services across North America. We are committed to superior customer service, continuous improvements in our operations and technologies, and treating every order as if it were our own. We believe our people are the difference in making this happen.As a Senior Accountant, you will be an integral part of the Corporate Accounting team and will be challenged to think outside the box to seek solutions and drive process improvements. While maintaining responsibility for a wide variety of accounting duties, you will help drive a closer partnership with our broader Finance team and operations, maintain the accuracy and safeguarding of the company's financials, and provide guidance and mentorship to staff accountants. This role is an ideal fit for a motivated self-starter and a consummate team player who thrives in a dynamic growth environment. Primary job responsibilities include:Own accounting for revenue and cost of sales (non-payroll) areas, including accruals for revenue, rebates, and transportation expense. Work closely with FP&A and operations to better understand and improve processOversee end-to-end process and accounting for capital leasesEnsure compliance with GAAP principles. Identify areas of improvement related to internal controlsComplete all assigned tasks necessary for the general ledger close at each period-end, quarter-end, and year-end reporting cycle timely and accuratelyDevelop and implement process improvements with the goal of reducing the time to close the books while maintaining high quality and accuracyResearch and understand new accounting standards as needed, providing guidance on impact to processes throughout the businessTrain and mentor staff accountantsWork cross-functionally on projects and initiatives. Complete ad-hoc assignments as neededAnalyze financial information and provide explanations to upper managementAssist with annual external audit and financial reportingSkills required:High level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel and ability to learn new systemsStrong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skillsDemonstrated attention to detail and deadlinesSelf-driven curiosity to ask questions and seek understandingEffective relationship building skills and communication with team members of all levelsBackground of strong character, integrity, leadership, and sound decision-makingAbility to work independently, managing time and prioritizing tasks effectively?Education and experience:3+ years of accounting or relevant experience requiredBachelor's degree in Accounting requiredCPA, MBA preferredExperience with tax a plus

Keywords: STG Logistics, Inc., Downers Grove , Senior Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Downers Grove, Illinois

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